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Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Tue 18 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 10:30
  • 16:30

Dundee Rep

Tue 23 Sep

£12.50–£15.50 (Students £5) / 01382 223530

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Wed 24 Sep

£12.50–£15.50 (Students £5) / 01382 223530

  • 10:30
  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Grand Theatre, Swansea

Wed 12 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

  • 13:30
  • 16:30

Thu 13 Nov

£13–£15.50 / 01792 475715

  • 10:30
  • 16:30

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Social In The Square

A two day festival of creative activities, cookery demos and live music and dance. There's food and products to buy, all provided by Edinburgh's social enterprises.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 18:30

Archaeology Day

A day of short guided walks and fun activities based around Iron Age life in Holyrood Park. Booking is essential.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0131 652 8150

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Bournemouth Ink 'N' Art Tattoo Fest

Over three days, experience a high standard of tattoo art in the famous Bournemouth Pavilion Ballroom from tattoo artists from around the world.

Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth

Fri 12 Sep

£12–£25 / 0844 576 3000

  • 14:00

Sat 13 Sep

£12–£25 / 0844 576 3000

  • 11:00

Sun 14 Sep

£12–£25 / 0844 576 3000

  • 11:00
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Dickinson's Real Deal

The mullet-headed antiques expert leads a team of dealers assessing the worth of items brought by you, the ever-hopeful public.

Dimensions Leisure Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01782 233500

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Ferry Leisure Centre, Summertown

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0844 893 3222

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Hinckley Leisure Centre

Sat 15 Nov

Free

  • 09:00 – 17:00

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Planet Fun

Europe's largest portable theme park featuring Top Buzz, Log Flume and Tagada as well as traditional rides like the Waltzers, the Dodgems and the Cup and Saucers.

Boucher Road Playing Fields, Belfast

Wed 3 Sep

£12.95 (Children under 1.35m £10.95)

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Thu 4 Sep

£12.95 (Children under 1.35m £10.95)

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Fri 5 Sep

£12.95 (Children under 1.35m £10.95)

  • 18:00 – 23:00
…and 16 more dates until 21 Sep

The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50 / 01382 434940

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000

  • 14:00
  • 18:00

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Thu 18 Dec

£11–£22.50 (disabled £6.50–£11.25; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

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The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 7 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £38) / 01970 623 232

  • 11:00
  • 14:30

Albert Halls, Bolton

Sun 21 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £38) / 01204 334400

  • 11:00
  • 14:30

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

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Sorcerer's Apprentice

A bewitching tale, full of mystery and enchantment, with its blend of physical theatre, humour, technical wizardry, puppets, mime and a dash of real magic. Ages 4+.

The Mill Arts Centre, Banbury

Sat 13 Sep

£7 ( £23) / 01295 279002

  • 11:30
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Southern Model Show 2014

An array of aircraft, cars, trucks, boats and tanks appealing to both expert and novices. On Saturday, the event carries on into the night with hot air balloons, a full size flying display and night model flying.

Headcorn Aerodrome, Ashford

Sat 13 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £35) / 01622 890226

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Sun 14 Sep

£12 (Children £10; £35) / 01622 890226

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Teddy Bear Expedition

Come along with your teddy bear, and build them a shelter in the woods. Hosted at Drumlanrig Castle and Queensberry Estate, our ranger will then build a fire to roast marshmallows on with a lovely cup of hot chocolate.

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate, Dumfries

Sun 7 Sep

£1 plus admission / 01848 331555

  • 13:00 – 15:00

The Adventures of Robin Hood

Leave your piggy bank safe at home as Visible Fictions give their take on the classic tale.

Drumfuin Theatre, Isle of Mull

Sat 20 Sep

£6 (£4) / 01688 302828

  • 20:00

Aidan Moffat: The Lavender Blue Dress

Arab Strap's Aidan Moffat signs copies of his first book, The Lavender Blue Dress.

Waterstones, Glasgow

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 248 4814

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0141 248 4814

  • 14:00 – 14:30

Waterstones West End, Edinburgh

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 226 2666

  • 12:30

Baby Clinic: Workshop

Baby development checks drop-in clinic.

Trinity-Henleaze United Reformed Church, Bristol

Tue 9 Sep

Phone for prices / 0845 833 7124

  • 09:30 – 11:45

Tue 14 Oct

Phone for prices / 0845 833 7124

  • 09:30 – 11:45
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Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Children's entertainment and an exciting Easter trail with chocolate eggs and prizes to be won at the end.

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Sat 18 Apr 2015

£2.50 plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 19 Apr 2015

£2.50 plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 20 Apr 2015

£2.50 plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 21 Apr 2015

£2.50 plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Exploring the Brain in Health and Disease

Delve into the inner workings of your brain with demonstrations of the latest technologies and some intriguing brain teasing experiments.

Aston Brain Centre, Birmingham

Tue 9 Sep

Free

Part of British Science Festival.

Gwilym Richards Machinery Sale

An agricultural machinery show.

Chepstow Racecourse

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 01291 622260

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Jack and The Beanstalk

Children's show adapted from the much-loved fairy tale.

Theatre Royal, St Helens

Fri 5 Dec

£14 (£13; Children £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 19:00

Sat 6 Dec

£14 (£13; Children £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 10:00

£14 (£13; Students £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 14:00

Sun 7 Dec

£14 (£13; Children £12; Family £49) / 01744 756000

  • 10:00
  • 14:00
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James Campbell's Comedy 4 Kids

The master of kids' comedy presents a show packed with proper laughs, without the rude bits. For ages 6+.

The Atkinson, Southport

Sat 25 Oct

£8 (Children £6) / 01704 533333

  • 14:00

South Street Arts Centre, Reading

Sat 4 Oct

£8.70 / 0118 960 6060

  • 14:00

The Wave Centre, Maryport

Sun 26 Oct

£6 / 01900 811450

  • 14:00

Largs Viking Festival

An annual festival marking the Battle of Largs in 1263 – the last skirmish between the Scots and the Norse – features a Viking village and a reenactment by the Swords of Dalriada showing how the Vikings lived in the 12th and 13th centuries. The week of events includes a food and craft market, aerobatic displays, a fun…

The Promenade, Largs

Wed 3 Sep

£2–£5 / 01475 672884

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 4 Sep

£2–£5 / 01475 672884

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 5 Sep

£2–£5 / 01475 672884

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 7 Sep

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

All singing, all dancing puppet show with wee Peppa Pig and pals as they enjoy the rain and muddy puddles and try to fix the leaking nursery roof.

Bristol Hippodrome

Tue 7 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

Wed 8 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

Buxton Opera House

Sat 13 Sep

£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

Sun 14 Sep

£16.50 / 0845 127 2190

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 3 Sep

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

Thu 4 Sep

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

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…and at 3 other places

Southbourne Village Fete

Traditional Fete and Car Boot Sale.

Recreation Ground, Emsworth

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01243 431 183

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Truckfest South East

The new event for 2014 is a return visit to the wonderful Detling Showground in Kent for the last Truckfest of the season.

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 13 Sep

£12 (Children £5; £30) / 01622 630975

  • 09:00

Sun 14 Sep

£12 (Children £5; £30) / 01622 630975

  • 09:00
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